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  • Nobel Prize for Physics

    Nobel Prize for Physics

    The Nobel prize in Physics is dedicated to “the person who shall have made the most important discovery or invention within the field of Physics”. Nobel Prize in Physics awarded to Willard S. Boyle,... read more »

    Keywords: Willard Boyle, Nobel Prize, physics
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold in Society
    Period: Present Day

  • Nobel Prize for Physics

    Nobel Prize for Physics

    Willard S. Boyle and George E. Smith present their invention - the charge-coupled device (CCD) - for which they received the 2009 Nobel Prize for Physics. read more »

    Keywords: Willard Boyle, George Smith, Nobel Prize, physics, charge-coupled device, CCD
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold in Society
    Period: 1900s

  • Nova Scotia and Mexican Mining Co.

    Nova Scotia and Mexican Mining Co.

    Palmerton headframe at the Nova Scotia and Mexican Gold Mining Co., Goldenville, 1903. read more »

    Keywords: Palmerton, headframe, Nova Scotia and Mexican Gold Mining Co., Goldenville, gold district
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: 1900s

  • Nova Scotia and Mexican Mining Co.

    Nova Scotia and Mexican Mining Co.

    Nova Scotia and Mexican Mining Co., 1903. read more »

    Keywords: Nova Scotia and Mexican Mining Co., Goldenville, gold district
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: 1900s

  • Nova Scotia landscape painting

    Nova Scotia landscape painting

    "Lake Ainslie", c.1875, by Forshaw Day. Forshaw Day was described as the founder of landscape painting in Nova Scotia. read more »

    Keywords: painting, landscape, Forshaw Day
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold in Art
    Period: 1800s

  • Oldham

    Oldham

    "Oldham", c 1986 by Joseph Purcell. In the 1980s, Joseph Purcell was commissioned to produce a series of paintings by Seabright Resources, a gold mining company that carried out explorations in Nova Scotia.... read more »

    Keywords: Oldham, painting, Joseph Purcell
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold in Art
    Period: 1900s

  • Oldham Gold District

    Oldham Gold District

    "Oldham Gold District, Whitehead, N.E.", c. 1870. Watercolour painting by Frederick B. Nichols. read more »

    Keywords: Oldham gold district, Frederick B. Nichols, watercolour, painting
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold in Art
    Period: 1800s

  • Oldham Gold District

    Oldham Gold District

    "Fall, Black Brook, Oldham", 1867, by Frederick B. Nichols. Watercolour on wove paper. read more »

    Keywords: placer gold, Black Brook, Oldham, Nichols, watercolour
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold in Art
    Period: 1800s

  • Oldham Gold Mining Co.

    Oldham Gold Mining Co.

    Oldham Gold Mining Company, 1895. read more »

    Keywords: Oldham Gold Mining Company, Oldham, gold district, surface plant
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: 1800s

  • P.C.F. Gold Mining Co.

    P.C.F. Gold Mining Co.

    West end of open cut of the P. C. F. Gold Mining Co., Mt. Uniacke, 1896. read more »

    Keywords: Mount Uniacke, gold district, open cut
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: 1800s

  • Panning for Gold part 2. How to Pan for Gold

    Nova Scotia prospector Fred Walsh begins the panning process, showing how the screens used and checked. read more »

    Keywords: gold, panning, placer, prospector
    Media Type: Video
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: Present Day

  • Panning for Gold part 3. Goldwashing

    Nova Scotia prospector Fred Walsh demonstrates how the gravel is washed in a pan to separate the gold out. read more »

    Keywords: gold, panning, placer, prospector
    Media Type: Video
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: Present Day

  • Panning for Gold part 4. Where's the Gold?

    Nova Scotia prospector Fred Walsh demonstrates a quick method to determine whether the read more »

    Keywords: gold, panning, placer, prospector
    Media Type: Video
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: Present Day

  • Paul Tingley

    Paul Tingley

    Paul Tingley - Paralympic and World Champion Sailor. At the age of twenty-four, Paul was in a skiing accident that caused permanent damage to his spinal cord. After enrolling in a Sail Able sailing program,... read more »

    Keywords: Paul Tingley, paralympics, sailing, gold
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold in Society
    Period: Present Day

  • Pictou Development and Mining Co.

    Pictou Development and Mining Co.

    Pictou Development and Mining Co., Oldham, 1895. read more »

    Keywords: Pictou Development and Mining Co., Oldham, gold district, surface plant
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: 1800s

  • Placer Gold

    Placer Gold

    Diagram showing how placer gold is deposited. Gold will deposit wherever the flow of the stream is slowest, such as along the inside of meander bends and downstream of obstacles like boulders or logs.... read more »

    Keywords: gold, placer gold
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold in Nature
    Period: Geological Past

  • Plan Oldham

    Plan Oldham

    Plan map of the Oldham Gold District ca. 1864. read more »

    Keywords: plan map, Oldham gold district
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold in Art
    Period: 1800s

  • Plough Lead

    Plough Lead

    Open cut on the Plough Lead, Wine Harbour Gold District, 1911. read more »

    Keywords: Wine Harbour, gold district, Plough Lead, open cut, trench
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: 1900s

  • Polishing a ring

    Polishing a ring

    "Faulted: Aurum Infinity Ring", 2011 by Emily Seaboyer of Locusart Jewellery Designs.14K gold. This is the ring made in the “Making a Gold Ring” video. read more »

    Keywords: gold, art, jewellery, Seaboyer
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold in Society
    Period: Present Day

  • Prospector

    Prospector

    Prospector with pipe at the Wine Harbour Gold District, 1937. read more »

    Keywords: Wine Harbour, gold district, prospector
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: 1900s